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Associate Field Technician/Field Technician/Sr. Field Technician

Company: Boardwalk Pipeline Partners
Location: Dubach
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Boardwalk Pipelines, LP primarily provides transportation and storage of natural gas and liquids for our customers. Additional information about the Partnership can be found online at www.bwpipelines.com.

We are currently looking for an Associate Field Technician/Field Technician/Sr. Field Technician for our Sharon, LA office.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

In this role, you will carry out daily operation and maintenance tasks associated with the pipeline system and compressor station in the Sharon, LA area and will be responsible for environmental, health and safety for natural gas transmission through the pipeline system and compressor station located near Sharon, LA. Specific duties will consist of, but are not limited to, valve inspection and maintenance, tank gauging, pipeline locating, pipeline patrolling, one calls and plant operator rotation. You will be responsible for performing all assigned construction duties as well as preventive pipeline maintenance and operations related to meter station, corrosion control, and right of way maintenance and will be responsible for recognition and reporting of abnormal and safety related operating conditions, accident and near miss reporting as well as emergency response. You will also responsible for regulatory compliance, operations, maintenance, and repair procedures as associated with DOT, industry standards, manufacturer, and company guidelines as they relate to facility equipment and appurtenances and will be expected to respond to call-outs and be on a call-out rotation related to pipeline/compressor activities. The successful candidate must live within 30 miles of the Sharon Compressor Station in Dubach, LA in order to respond to call outs expediently and will be required to complete Core Blocks in Safety, Environmental and Company policies and procedures.

REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Physical requirements - standing/walking; climbing stairs, ladders, and scaffolds; bending/stooping/squatting; carrying and lifting items 50 lbs. for a minimum of 50 feet
  • Working conditions - exposure to extreme heat and cold temperatures and enclosed spaces
  • Strong computer skills
  • Excellent verbal communications skills
  • Problem solving skills and ability to manage filing system
  • History of safe work
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Mechanical aptitude/driver's license with safe driving record

PREFERRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience working with natural gas pipelines and compressor facilities as well as familiar with DOT 192 Regulations
  • College or technical school degree
  • Mechanical and/or Electrical degree
  • Mechanical and/or Electrical industry related training

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Other details

  • Job Family Ops Field
  • Job Function Field Technician
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required Yes
  • Travel % 10
  • Required Education High School

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  • LA-Dubach TGT, 757 Sharon Rd., Dubach, Louisiana, United States of America

Keywords: Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, Shreveport , Associate Field Technician/Field Technician/Sr. Field Technician, Other , Dubach, Louisiana

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